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Underwood Stereoscopic Views of the United States

Auction:
2345
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$588$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Underwood Stereoscopic Views of the United States, complete set of one hundred views, including Washington, President William H. Taft; Mt. Vernon; collecting turpentine in North Carolina; cotton picking in Georgia; early racing scene at scene Daytona Beach; sugar levees in New Orleans; Confederate signal station Lookout Mountain, Chattanooga; St. Louis; Hopi Indians, Arizona; the Grand Canyon; Yosemite; railroad scenes in Oregon, Philadelphia and Colorado; Yellowstone Park; Mormons' Temple and Tabernacle, Salt Lake City; gold mining at Bull Hill in Colorado; Bunker Hill and Faneuil Hall in Boston; Longfellow's House and Elmwood in Cambridge, Mass.; Brooklyn Bridge, Coney Island and other New York scenes, in double book-form volume, (some wear to case, views generally excellent); and a metal Holmes-pattern viewer by Underwood.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

United States, Colorado, Oregon, New Orleans, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City, St. Louis, Yellowstone Park, gold mining, Bull Hill, Bunker Hill, Daytona Beach, Grand Canyon, Lookout Mountain, Mt. Vernon, William H. Taft, President , Mormons' Temple, station Lookout Mountain, Brooklyn Bridge, Faneuil Hall, Coney Island, Massachusetts, Cambridge, Hopi, Puebloan peoples